John Calipari

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FOX 41 Louisville
Johnson rises, Langford rests, Hunter relaxes as AAU comes to Louisvillefor an adidas event as well as a journey to Egypt. He played for USA Basketball
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 5 hours ago
for an adidas event as well as a journey to Egypt. He played for USA Basketball’s 19-and-under team, which was coached by John Calipari of UK and won the bronze medal after being upset by Canada. With U of L, UK, IU, Kansas, UCLA, Duke, North... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill's 12:30 ReportCapitol Hill staffers. What to know:http://bit.ly/2twPRT0 SPOTTED AT THE CAPIT
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Capitol Hill staffers. What to know:http://bit.ly/2twPRT0 SPOTTED AT THE CAPITOL: University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari was spotted on the Senate side of the Capitol Thursday. Photo:http://bit.ly/2vI5F21Why he was there: To support... Read more
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TSN
Stauskas, Sixers primed to take advantage of weakened Eastin his career, says he felt proud when Canada’s men's under-19 team first upset
TSN / Posted yesterday
in his career, says he felt proud when Canada’s men's under-19 team first upset a United States squad coached Kentucky’s John Calipari, before ultimately going on to win the nation’s first-ever world basketball title earlier this month. Stauskas... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Orlando rules at least one hoop worldyounger divisions, but the budding ball-handling and shooting skills were evide
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
younger divisions, but the budding ball-handling and shooting skills were evident. You half-expected to see Kentucky coach John Calipari roaming the Orange County Convention Center looking for a 12-year-old to sign. One thing that hasn’t changed... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Drake shows off big Degrassi cash on Instagramacting during an interview for the Cal Cast podcast, which is hosted by Univers
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
acting during an interview for the Cal Cast podcast, which is hosted by University of Kentucky men's basketball head coach John Calipari. "Acting is another thing that I just can't wait to really dive into," the rapper said. "I think after I... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Q&A: Canada coach Roy Rana talks gold medal, relationship with Caliparibring to you. It just never came and that was surprising to us. SN – Post-game
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 5 days ago
bring to you. It just never came and that was surprising to us. SN – Post-game, U.S.A. and Kentucky Wildcats head coach John Calipari said you out-coached him. What did that praise mean to you? RR – Coach Cal and I have a pretty strong... Read more
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SportingNews
Zion Williamson working to leap from YouTube sensation to one-year college wonderFriday from the overlook above the court. Bill Self of Kansas was right along t
SportingNews / Posted 7 days ago
Friday from the overlook above the court. Bill Self of Kansas was right along the baseline. Williamson said Kentucky’s John Calipari texts about every two days. South Carolina’s Frank Martin is trying to sell Zion on staying at home to play for... Read more
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Bleacher Report
2018 No. 1 Recruit Marvin Bagley Reportedly Considering Skipping Senior Yeardestination as a potential 2017 recruit," Meyer wrote. "Andy Enfield has been a
Bleacher Report / Posted 7 days ago
destination as a potential 2017 recruit," Meyer wrote. "Andy Enfield has been a familiar face at his games, but so have John Calipari and Sean Miller. In the end, though, Bagley's recruitment has the feel of a Duke and USC showdown." Should... Read more
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SportingNews
Bol Bol won't hold grudge against John Calipari, Kentucky despite national team omissionAUGUSTA, S.C. — Plenty of fans, and no doubt some rival coaches, wondered wheth
SportingNews / Posted 8 days ago
AUGUSTA, S.C. — Plenty of fans, and no doubt some rival coaches, wondered whether it would be an advantage to Kentucky’s John Calipari — who lately hasn’t needed one — to serve as coach of USA Basketball’s entry in the FIBA U19 World... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Barrett beats U.S.; Winter Park names coach | Varsity Notesmedal in the FIBA U19 World Championship last weekend. Barrett, a 6-foot-7 lef
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
medal in the FIBA U19 World Championship last weekend. Barrett, a 6-foot-7 lefthanded wing, torched a U.S. team coached by John Calipari for 38 points and added 13 rebounds and five assists in a 99-87 semifinal victory that dealt Team USA its first... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
UK athletics taking over SEC Network on July 17women's basketball, softball and baseball games. The 30 for 30 film "One and No
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 8 days ago
women's basketball, softball and baseball games. The 30 for 30 film "One and Not Done" about UK Men's Basketball coach John Calipari will also air. A special about Nick Mingione's first season as UK Baseball manager will headline the takeover.... Read more
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TSN
Gold at the FIBA U19s only the beginning for R.J. Barrettwinning the title was a major achievement, Canada’s most impressive victory cam
TSN / Posted 9 days ago
winning the title was a major achievement, Canada’s most impressive victory came in the semifinals when they downed the John Calipari-coached United States team, 99-87. The win came on the back of Barrett’s sensational 38-points, 13-rebound and... Read more
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CBC.ca
U19 win points to bright future for Canadian basketballwas, one kid really went crazy, and then the rest of their kids did what they d
CBC.ca / Posted 11 days ago
was, one kid really went crazy, and then the rest of their kids did what they did, so hats off to them," U.S. head coach John Calipari told reporters. "Congratulate Canada, they deserved to win the game." Barrett still has one more year of high... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Tips for NCAA Tournament teams playing Kentuckynational champion in the men's game since Indiana in 1976. "Let me tell you, i
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 12 days ago
national champion in the men's game since Indiana in 1976. "Let me tell you, it's a one-game shot," Kentucky coach John Calipari said. "Foul trouble, struggle, injury, have a bad game, someone else play out of their minds, which we have... Read more
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SportingNews
It's fair to criticize John Calipari for U.S. defeat at U19 Worlds, if you criticize him fairlyhe asked, though, was phrased in such a way I could have dismissed it with a si
SportingNews / Posted 12 days ago
he asked, though, was phrased in such a way I could have dismissed it with a single word. Mills: “Has the criticism of John Calipari after the U.S. lost in the U19 World Cup been fair?” Me: “No.” It wasn’t fair because it was designed not to... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Huerter, USA U19 Win Bronze Medal At FIBA World Cuphelped lead his squad to victories in its first five games in addition to being
CBS Baltimore / Posted 12 days ago
helped lead his squad to victories in its first five games in addition to being lauded for his overall play by Head Coach John Calipari (Kentucky) after USA’s 81-59 win over Germany in the quarterfinals. “The minute you put Kevin in — he makes... Read more
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SportingNews
FIBA U19 World Cup: U.S. salvages bronze medal with rout of Spaindisappointed we didn't reach our goal but I'm so proud of these kids and how th
SportingNews / Posted 12 days ago
disappointed we didn't reach our goal but I'm so proud of these kids and how they responded," USA and Kentucky coach John Calipari said (per UK's website). "I enjoyed coaching each of one of them. They've all got promising futures." All 12... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
U19 gold medal means Canada no longer in basketball's second classprospect – was out with concussion-like symptoms. But that was just a warm-up.
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 12 days ago
prospect – was out with concussion-like symptoms. But that was just a warm-up. Facing a U.S. team coached by Kentucky’s John Calipari, Barrett logged one of the great performances in Canadian basketball history as he dominated every facet of the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Barrett dominates in Canada's shocking win over U.S.to respect them, they’re a power in basketball, we’ve got to keep our humility.
Calgary Sun / Posted 12 days ago
to respect them, they’re a power in basketball, we’ve got to keep our humility. It’s one win and many losses, but we’re going to enjoy this one.” USA coach John Calipari declined to speak to the media after the loss.As Advertised in the Calgar... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Hoping to meet for gold, Maryland teammates to fight for bronze at U-19 World CupQuickley (John Carroll) scored five points on 1-for-6 shooting to go with three
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Quickley (John Carroll) scored five points on 1-for-6 shooting to go with three rebounds and three assists for the John Calipari-coached U.S. team, which was led by Kentucky’s P.J. Washington (17 points, 11 rebounds). Canada was led by... Read more
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SportingNews
John Calipari's US overwhelmed by Canada's R.J. Barrett in semifinals of FIBA U19 World Cupfourth-quarter 3-pointers — after Canada broke through U.S. pressure — that wer
SportingNews / Posted 13 days ago
fourth-quarter 3-pointers — after Canada broke through U.S. pressure — that were essential to Canada’s victory. U.S. coach John Calipari tried a number of different defenders against Barrett, but none was effective. Kentucky wing Hamidou Diallo... Read more
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New York Post
Will elite New Jersey guard answer St. John’s prayers?players could end up at a blue blood — King has been playing for the U.S. U-19
New York Post / Posted 14 days ago
players could end up at a blue blood — King has been playing for the U.S. U-19 national team under Kentucky head coach John Calipari in the FIBA World Cup in Egypt — depending on how they perform, and where other elite prospects across the... Read more
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Marin Independent Journal
Nick Young details Draymond Green’s, Warriors’ great recruiting pitchI didn’t just want to jump the gun right away.” So Draymond Green — who Young
Marin Independent Journal / Posted 14 days ago
I didn’t just want to jump the gun right away.” So Draymond Green — who Young called a “great recruiter” — did his best John Calipari impression over the proceeding hours and days to lock down the signing. After the meeting, Green invited Young... Read more
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SportingNews
Purdue's Carsen Edwards helps U.S. survive against Germany, advance to FIBA U19 semishave teams that are going to play with such high intensity and focus, it’s just
SportingNews / Posted 14 days ago
have teams that are going to play with such high intensity and focus, it’s just can they do it for 40 minutes?” U.S. coach John Calipari said. “The way we are doing this, when we are playing 10 or 11 kids and they are playing 22 or 18 minutes, you... Read more
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The Mercury News
Nick Young details Draymond Green, Warriors great recruiting pitchI didn’t just want to jump the gun right away.” So Draymond Green — who Young
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
I didn’t just want to jump the gun right away.” So Draymond Green — who Young called a “great recruiter” — did his best John Calipari impression over the proceeding hours and days to lock down the signing. After the meeting, Green invited Young... Read more
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ajc.com
Okogie, U.S. U19 team continue World Cup run Fridaythe round of 16 on Wednesday. Germany was 2-1 in group play and then defeated N
ajc.com / Posted 15 days ago
the round of 16 on Wednesday. Germany was 2-1 in group play and then defeated New Zealand in the round of 16. While coach John Calipari has spread minutes fairly evenly, Okogie has demonstrated his all-around game. He is tied for third in rebounds... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Positionless NBA forgoes labelsgame." Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days wit
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
game." Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days with the Heat. He also said Kentucky Coach John Calipari introduced him to the concept last season, part of prepping him for where the NBA is going now. "Positionless... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Tweener no more: Versatility wanted in positionless NBAgame.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days wit
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
game.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days with the Heat. He also said Kentucky coach John Calipari introduced him to the concept last season, part of prepping him for where the NBA is going now. “Positionless... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Versatility wanted in postionless NBAgame.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days wit
The Morning Journal / Posted 16 days ago
game.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days with the Heat. He also said Kentucky coach John Calipari introduced him to the concept last season, part of prepping him for where the NBA is going now. “Positionless... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Tweener no more: Versatility wanted in positionless NBAgame." Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days wit
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 16 days ago
game." Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days with the Heat. He also said Kentucky coach John Calipari introduced him to the concept last season, part of prepping him for where the NBA is going now. "Positionless... Read more
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SportingNews
Oregon's Payton Pritchard points way for USA Basketball to FIBA U19 quarterfinalsKing to twice blow open narrow U.S. leads over Mali and lead the team into the
SportingNews / Posted 16 days ago
King to twice blow open narrow U.S. leads over Mali and lead the team into the quarterfinals with a 117-69 victory. Coach John Calipari several times was unhappy with his starting unit of incoming Kentucky freshman Hamidou Diallo and P.J.... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Tweeners no more: Versatility wanted in positionless NBAgame.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days wit
The Register Citizen / Posted 17 days ago
game.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days with the Heat. He also said Kentucky coach John Calipari introduced him to the concept last season, part of prepping him for where the NBA is going now. “Positionless... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Tweeners no more: Versatility wanted in positionless NBAgame.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days wit
The Middletown Press / Posted 17 days ago
game.” Adebayo got a crash course in what that means in his first few days with the Heat. He also said Kentucky coach John Calipari introduced him to the concept last season, part of prepping him for where the NBA is going now. “Positionless... Read more
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Island Packet
Mizzou wades into one-and-done waters as NBA weighs changeas what some people think they are," Auburn coach Bruce Pearl said. He and sev
Island Packet / Posted 17 days ago
as what some people think they are," Auburn coach Bruce Pearl said. He and several other coaches – including Kentucky's John Calipari, who's coached a record 24 one-and-done players – believe it's better than alternative routes, such as the NBA... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Okaro White scores 29 but Heat fall in 2OT to Pistons in summer leagueJuly 4, 2017 Q: I'm not going to lie. I questioned Bam Adebayo at No. 14, but
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 17 days ago
July 4, 2017 Q: I'm not going to lie. I questioned Bam Adebayo at No. 14, but John Calipari certainly kept his kids within his system. Unless you were present for Bam's private workouts, you didn't know he had this in him. Yes, he has the body of... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Monday Muse: Is Darnold chasing Lamar or is Lamar chasing Darnold?I Is putting three players in the NBA Draft Lottery without winning an NCAA ch
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
I Is putting three players in the NBA Draft Lottery without winning an NCAA championship a reason for Kentucky coach John Calipari to beam or blush? Blush 78.9 percent Beam 21.1 percent 10. Poll Results II Should college basketball... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Miami Heat sign Bam Adebayo, now locked into $2.5 million of cap spacefinished second on the team in free throws made (154) and minutes (1,145) and t
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
finished second on the team in free throws made (154) and minutes (1,145) and third in points (494). He recorded 101 dunks, the most for a single-season by any Kentucky player under head coach John Calipari, surpassing Anthony Davis' 92 in 20... Read more
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Inside Hoops
Heat: Bam Adebayo NBA rookie bioand third in points (494). He recorded 101 dunks, the most for a single-season
Inside Hoops / Posted 21 days ago
and third in points (494). He recorded 101 dunks, the most for a single-season by any Kentucky player under head coach John Calipari, surpassing Anthony Davis’ 92 in 2011-12 as it also ranked as the second-most in the NCAA last season. He... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Calipari comments, Wall gets $$$, Oladipo headed back to Indiana, NBA news coming in fast and furiousofficially opening at 12 a.m. on Saturday, the NBA news Friday night included p
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 21 days ago
officially opening at 12 a.m. on Saturday, the NBA news Friday night included plenty of local flavor. First, UK head coach John Calipari responded to an ESPN report that someone representing him had contacted the New York Knicks about a front... Read more
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CBS Sports
John Calipari explains why he has no interest in Knicks: 'I have the best job'John Calipari is in Egypt coaching the USA U-19 basketball team, but he still c
CBS Sports / Posted 21 days ago
John Calipari is in Egypt coaching the USA U-19 basketball team, but he still can't escape what has become an annual tradition of his reported interest of jumping from college to the NBA. "Well, my phone blew up at 4:45 a.m. here, and I started... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kentucky's Calipari denies interest in Knicks jobKentucky coach John Calipari refuted an earlier report by ESPN that he used int
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 22 days ago
Kentucky coach John Calipari refuted an earlier report by ESPN that he used intermediaries to express his interest in the New York Knicks' vacant president of basketball operations job. Calipari, who is in Egypt with Team USA for an under-19... Read more
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dna
Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 1:15 PM ET on Friday, June 30moved, The Sports Xchange, 300 words) From Egypt, Calipari denies Knicks inter
dna / Posted 22 days ago
moved, The Sports Xchange, 300 words) From Egypt, Calipari denies Knicks interest Kentucky coach John Calipari denied initiating contact with the New York Knicks to express interest in leaping back to the NBA.... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Terps’ Kevin Huerter ready to take best shot for United States’ U-19 team at FIBA World Cupgood the other guys are here. I'm just going to have to make shots when I'm in.
Baltimore Sun / Posted 22 days ago
good the other guys are here. I'm just going to have to make shots when I'm in." During a scrimmage last week, U.S. coach John Calipari poked his head into the huddle of the team Huerter was playing for and reportedly said, "You guys should be... Read more
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New York Post
John Calipari sounds like Knicks job talk really struck a nerveKentucky coach John Calipari vehemently denied a report his intermediaries have
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
Kentucky coach John Calipari vehemently denied a report his intermediaries have contacted the Knicks to express his interest in the vacant job as president of basketball operations. Calipari has been interested in a high-profile NBA gig for years... Read more
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give me sport
The Knicks have shot down rumors about hiring one huge name college coach [ESPN]Report: New York Knicks deny interest in Kentucky coach John Calipari | GiveMeS
give me sport / Posted 22 days ago
Report: New York Knicks deny interest in Kentucky coach John Calipari | GiveMeSport Your default site has been set for 7 days Official online NBA destination in the UK Report: New York Knicks deny interest in Kentucky coach John Calipari Football... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Kentucky's Calipari denies interest in Knicks jobKentucky coach John Calipari refuted an earlier report by ESPN that he used int
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 22 days ago
Kentucky coach John Calipari refuted an earlier report by ESPN that he used intermediaries to express his interest in the New York Knicks' vacant president of basketball operations job. Calipari, who is in Egypt with Team USA for an under-19... Read more
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CBS Sports
Kentucky's John Calipari denies reaching out to Knicks about president positionUpdate: John Calipari took to Twitter (apparently from Egypt) to deny the repor
CBS Sports / Posted 22 days ago
Update: John Calipari took to Twitter (apparently from Egypt) to deny the report that someone had reached out to the Knicks on his behalf about the president position. NO ONE has contacted the Knicks on my behalf. I am the coach at Kentucky and will... Read more
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New York Post
Knicks will interview former Cavaliers GM David Griffina.m. and essentially build the 2017-18 club. Therefore, there is no great urgen
New York Post / Posted 22 days ago
a.m. and essentially build the 2017-18 club. Therefore, there is no great urgency to fill the position. Kentucky coach John Calipari denied a report his intermediaries contacted the Knicks to express his interest. He has been interested in a... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Calipari responds to latest NBA rumorsLOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - UK Head Coach John Calipari responded to rumors he's in
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 22 days ago
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - UK Head Coach John Calipari responded to rumors he's in talks with the New York Knicks via Twitter late Thursday night. NO ONE has contacted the Knicks on my behalf. I am the coach at Kentucky and will be for a long... Read more
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SportingNews
SN Exclusive: Kentucky's John Calipari swats down report that he is interested in running KnicksKentucky coach John Calipari had two words to describe the ESPN report that dec
SportingNews / Posted 22 days ago
Kentucky coach John Calipari had two words to describe the ESPN report that declared he had, through intermediaries, “reached out” to the New York Knicks about his desire to succeed Phil Jackson as the team’s president team president. “Not true,”... Read more
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